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MadCowes Cafe

€€ - €€€Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
17 The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 3 5952 2560
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (42 reviews)
“bircher muesli” (11 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (27 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 16:00 Hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
17 The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

great little cafe and love their sandwiches. Great views of beach as well. also great latte coffee. reasonable service.

Thank auschickee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff made my granddaughters & I feel very welcome, with a great children's menu, & happy to accommodate their requests. Plan to revisit!

Thank ThirstyKirsty61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome chocolate milkshake and chicken & veg soup w toast was delicious👏 great view with friendly staff

Thank njmalcolm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been coming to Cowes for years and it’s a real pleasure to see this cafe continuing to deliver outstanding food and service. A couple of pics today on their Eggs Benedict and Classic Break

Thank andeesellman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to MadCow cafe for breakfast on a weekend down at Phillip Island. Had the classic breakfast, partner had the scrambled eggsand beets, and the little one had a Vegemite and cheese sandwich. Was pretty busy being a Sunday at 10:30am, but the food came...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here twice for breakfast in a space of 4 days. I had the poached eggs with salmon on toast both times as it was delicious. The menu was easy to navigate with a variety of options to choose from. The food came out...More

Thank C C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely morning tea at Mad Cowes and enjoyed sitting outdoors right on the esplanade overlooking the beach

Thank noelenec886
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for breakfast which was very tasty. Had big breakfast which wasn’t big but quite enough and very good quality. Fast service even though they were busy.

Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautuful views from the cafe, great location on the Esplanade. Attractive working days / hours to have a lunch in the middle of the day. Excellent food and not expensive! One of the best place to have a family lunch or visiting with friends.

Thank nosimonov
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had great coffee, was nice and quick with our breakfast, Value for money, good friendly service. Was busy with locals around do must be good.

Thank Bevan M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5952 2560
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